A deeper look into what a new Tigers stadium could have cost, how it would have been funded

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 02, 2022 9:59 PM CT | Published: June 02, 2022 9:56 PM CT

To determine a projected financial plan, the University of Memphis looked at the funding precedents of stadiums at nine universities.


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Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner is the Memphis Tigers football beat writer. He is originally from Indiana but arrived in Memphis after spending two years in Tulsa, covering Oklahoma State football and basketball. He covered high school sports in Columbus, Indiana for two years before getting his Master’s degree in Sports Journalism at IUPUI. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University.


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